Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple age vintage temple is anchored in the coronary heart of Madurai city; next to Meenakshi sundareswarar temple this temple is hailed. The lord here is created by the Lord Siva himself and a uniqueness on this temple is that; the primary shrine faces the west. Hundred many years ago the rule become framed that Meenakshi will rule the Madurai for four months and Shiva for eight months, consistent with that Lord Siva came to throne after four months however earlier than taking the empire he turned into suggested to do Siva Pooja.
Ergo Lord Shiva himself erected this Linga and did Siva Pooja to it naming the Linga as Abishta Vaadappadeswarar. It is a unprecedented sight to look Lord going through west and posing in worshipping form, however the devotees of this temple are lucky to witness the each. The devotees are allowed to have a rear facet Dharshan as Lord Siva and Meenakshi are acting Pooja to the lingam. Being a shaivite temple all Siva gala's are celebrated in grandeur.